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Dementia in ALS (Lou Gehrig's Disease) (cont.)

When to Seek Medical Care

You are the best person to judge whether you are experiencing changes that suggest ALS and dementia. Any changes in personality, behavior, speech, or memory warrant a visit to your health care provider.

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Most patients with motor neuron disease (MND) are free of cognitive impairment, but there is growing evidence of an association between MND and frontal lobe or frontotemporal dementia (FTD).

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